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#b5a9ca Hex Color Code

#b5a9ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5a9ca is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b5a9ca is comprised of 70.98% red, 66.27% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #b5a9ca has a hue of 262° (degrees), 24% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.46 nm.

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#b5a9ca linear gradient to complementary #bcc6ad

  1. #b5a9ca
  2. #b7aec5
  3. #b8b3c1
  4. #b9b8bc
  5. #babcb7
  6. #bbc1b2
  7. #bcc6ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9488a8
  2. #9f93b3
  3. #aa9ebf
  4. #b5a9ca
  5. #c0b4d6
  6. #ccc0e1
  7. #d8cbed

Tints and Shades

#b5a9ca to white

  1. #b5a9ca
  2. #c1b7d3
  3. #cdc5db
  4. #dad3e4
  5. #e6e2ed
  6. #f2f0f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b5a9ca to black

  1. #b5a9ca
  2. #948ba5
  3. #756d82
  4. #575160
  5. #3a3740
  6. #201f23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2099 XGC
      #b5a9cc
      ΔE = 0.608 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. P 102-9 U
      #b1adc9
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  2. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R40B
      #bca2be
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Purpling / 40RB 43/233
      #c0a6c6
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  5. Nerolac

    1. ★ Sugary Marmalade - 4201
      #b4acca
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. T2099-1
      #c5b2d7
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Blueberry Mash R37C
      #bcaecf
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Le souhait de Rébécc
      #bba5c8
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Winter Amethyst 650D-4
      #b0a6c3
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Svelte M100-3
      #b7a3bc
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Flirt / CL 2464M
      #bba4c4
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 45.09.15
      #bbaec0
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Pink Dusk R1-E2-3
      #c0a8c4
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  20. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Fashion Pink / A751
      #baa3c2
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Cupcake Icing / T12 36.E3
      #beadd0
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Purple Mystery / T12 36.F4
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  23. Glidden

    1. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  24. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  25. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. W7.14.64
      #bea8ce
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6256
      #c1b0d4
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 1253
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  30. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 3-42-4 Cameo Charm
      #b0a6be
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #b7b2ce
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  33. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  34. Dulux

    1. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 3.174 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. Wild Orchid 50RB 48/154
      #bca9c3
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Ageratum 30RB 46/116
      #b4abbe
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  37. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  38. Berger

    1. Terea's True Colou / 7152
      #c2b0d1
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  39. Vista Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color
      #c2b0d1
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  40. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hidden Heart / 43C-4
      #bba8c1
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. From the Source / 43B-4
      #ada0b7
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  41. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  43. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6027-42 Lavender Field
      #b5a0be
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. 7349-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  45. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-4 Exotic Dream
      #b19fbe
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 3-44-4 Rose Breath
      #b89fbd
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  46. Resene

    1. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 3.784 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  47. Benjamin Moore

    1. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  48. Rodda Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  49. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Darlington
      #bab0c3
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  50. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Windsor Purple / PPG1249-4
      #c9afd0
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  51. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  52. Caran d'Ache

    1. 630 Ultramarine Violet
      #b0a0cc
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  53. Tikkurila

    1. X342 / Hyacinth
      #c4b3d1
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  54. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violet Harmony 29-7
      #aba0cb
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Mood Violet 30-7
      #bba4bb
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  55. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  56. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  57. Wattyl

    1. Palma Violet / D45W
      #c2a6c5
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  58. Scib Paints

    1. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Gateway to paradis / 7168
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  59. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  60. Porter Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Pretty Purple / 243-4
      #c3b5d0
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  61. Asian Paints

    1. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a4a0c6
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Orchid Bloom / 7168
      #a79ec8
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  62. Duron

    1. Obi Lilac
      #bba5bc
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  63. British Standard

    1. BS381 797 - Light violet
      #b09db9
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. BS 4800 22 C 35 - Purple
      #b7a4b8
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  64. Olympic

    1. Purple Essence B42-3
      #bdb2c6
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  65. Ford

    1. Orchid Gray
      #b7a8ba
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  66. California Paints

    1. DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. DE 5961 - Tinted Iris
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  67. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Springs / 1027
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Tinted Iris / 1375
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  68. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Lucius Lilac / Dechala Lilac
      #b69fcc
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  69. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-d
      #c0a2cb
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 40-e4
      #ac9cb7
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 36.0%

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#b5a9ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5a9ca foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #b5a9ca">…</p>

#b5a9ca background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b5a9ca">…</p>

#b5a9ca shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5a9ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11905482
Binary
10110101, 10101001, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#b5a9ca
LRV
≈ 42.5%
Closest short hex
#bac ΔE = 1.564
RGB
rgb(181, 169, 202)
RGBA
rgba(181, 169, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.306, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 70.980%, yellow: 66.275%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4871734 / 0xffb5a9ca
HSL
hsl(262, 24%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(262, 24%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 262° (261.818), saturation: 16% (0.163), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 261.818, saturation: 16.337%, perceived brightness: 69.283%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.293, S: 32.958, L: 71.190
Cubehelix
H: -103.923, S: 0.250, L: 0.691
TSL
T: -3.875, S: 0.037, L: 0.692
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.104), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 43.903, Y: 42.464, Z: 61.749
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.287, Y: 42.464
CIELab
L: 71.190, a: 10.687, b: -15.220
CIELuv
L: 71.190, u: 4.552, v: -25.062
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.190, C: 18.597, H: 305.075
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.190, C: 25.472, H: 280.293
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.164, a: 6.222, b: -10.568
CIECAM02
J: 62.904, C: 20.718, h: 293.575, Q: 156.261, M: 18.118, s: 34.051, H: 330.149
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -2.801, green: -0.959
LMS
L: 40.386, M: 41.569, S: 61.433
YCbCr
Y: 167.489, Cb: 140.711, Cr: 130.925
YCgCo
Y: 180.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 40.000
YDbDr
Y: 176.350, Db: 38.589, Dr: -8.835
YPbPr
Y: 173.932, Pb: 15.120, Pr: 4.482
xvYCC
Y: 165.377, Cb: 141.282, Cr: 131.937
YIQ
Y: 176.350, I: -3.453, Q: 12.805
YUV
Y: 176.350, U: 12.624, V: 4.080
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.846
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.847

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